的 University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
的 University offers a bachelor of science (BS) in cybercriminology 和 security studies.
的 Cybercriminology 和 Security Studies Program is designed to equip students with a strong baseline underst和ing of a growing category of 21st century crime. 研究生s of the 程序 possess a comprehensive underst和ing of national, 企业, 和 网络安全 和 the protection of physical facilities theories 和 practices, 和 are prepared for supervisory-level positions within security, 执法, 和 business environments.
Coursework includes a required core of criminology 和 刑事司法s courses —plus a concentration in one of the following areas:
学生 benefit from classes taught by award-winning faculty who hold doctorates in criminology, 刑事司法, 法学, 社会学, 公共管理, 计算机科学. Many have experience in the field in policing, 修正, 刑事调查人员, 安全评估, 网络安全, 数字取证.
Facilities include two well-equipped laboratories for h和s-on experience: a forensic laboratory for forensic investigations, 和 a cyber-laboratory for 网络安全 和 intelligence investigations.
的 School of Criminology 和 Security Studies sponsors activities 和 conferences that enable students to interact with other students 和 professionals in the field—和 also sponsors a chapter of Lambda Alpha Epsilon, the national 刑事司法 professional fraternity. Additional opportunities are available through the School’s partnerships with agencies, 大学, 和 organizations located in Indiana—和 throughout the world.
除了, the School participates in an annual career fair that enables students to explore employment opportunities with recruitment representatives from 刑事司法 agencies, 军事, 非营利组织, 和 private sector companies in Indiana—和 throughout the United States.
Special Note: 的 Cybercriminology 和 Security Studies Program is offered on the Terre Haute campus. 的 程序 is also offered 通过在线学习.
的 events of 9/11 changed the way Americans look at all aspects of public safety. 的 need for resilient security professionals who are prepared to deal with every facet of national, 国土, 企业, 和 网络安全 has never been greater. This is a growing sector of employment that is currently underserved.
研究生s of the Cybercriminology 和 Security Studies Program will be prepared to assume leadership roles in diverse areas of security. 除了, the 程序 is excellent preparation for graduate study in private security leadership, 网络罪行及保安, 以及其他相关领域.